The Resource Code name Verity, Elizabeth Wein

Code name Verity, Elizabeth Wein

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Code name Verity
Title
Code name Verity
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Wein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Two young women become unlikely best friends during WWII, until one is captured by the Gestapo. Only in wartime could a stalwart lass from Manchester rub shoulders with a Scottish aristocrat, one a pilot, the other a special operations executive
Member of
Summary
After crash-landing in France in 1943 and being captured by Nazis, a female wireless operator for the British (who goes by Queenie, Eva, Verity, and various other aliases) reveals bits of code in exchange for reprieve from torture...and to postpone her execution. -- Description by Ellen Foreman
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2013
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2012
  • Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Young Adult, 2013.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2012.
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2013.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2013.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2014.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10106666
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wein, Elizabeth
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1020
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Code name Verity
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Young adult fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Code name Verity, Elizabeth Wein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
451 p.
Isbn
9781405258210
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781405258210
Label
Code name Verity, Elizabeth Wein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
451 p.
Isbn
9781405258210
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781405258210

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